Circular Cafes is an industry based approach to building and supporting the circular economy in the Northern Rivers. Our aim is to work as a powerful collective to significantly influence how business is done in our region. Helping to redefine the current business model, to one that reaps the benefits of a regenerative circular economy.
One of the most adaptable, innovative and agile industries, cafes are influencers of consumer behaviour and a daily touch point for many people. With many food businesses looking to manage their impact, both in their immediate community and also along their supply chains and distribution channels.
So far Circular Cafes has helped to:
Did you know? For every 60 kilograms of wasted food resources saved from landfill, or approximately 1x 240 litre bin lift, business will save over 3 tonnes of food waste going to landfill every year.
This is the equivalent of 5 tonnes of carbon emissions or 1.45 years of electricity for one household!
This is a Waste Less Recycle More initiative funded from the waste levy.